Just the Facts

We hope you find the following information helpful in your exploration of secondary school options. Of course, there's more to Burroughs than numbers—please explore our website.

Average Tenure 和 Experience of the 教师

20

14

Average at Burroughs

6:1

Student:Teacher Ratio

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13

Average classroom size

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25

of our students receive tuition aid in the form of grants 和 loans

75%

The average award covers more than 75% of tuition.

$3,790,000

Our aid budget for 2021-2022. Awards are made separate from (that is, after) admissions decisions.

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1%

Burroughs' rate of attriti平均s less than 1%.


Burroughs’ rate of attriti平均s less than 1%, which means each year less than 1% of students leave Burroughs for any reason, including moving. The NAIS average is more than 9%.

100%

of Burroughs students participate in some aspect of our arts program, many in multiple areas.

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In the current school year, 64% of our students are engaged in the fine arts (painting, 画, 雕塑, 陶瓷, 摄影), 63% in music (chorus, 爵士乐队, 管弦乐队), 52% in theatre, speech or debate, 和 63% in the practical arts (web design, computer programming, 机器人, computer aided 画, 木工, 视频编辑, architectural 画, 缝纫, 烹饪).

They are also involved in more than five dozen student activities 和 clubs, ranging from traditional student government 和 publications to particular student interests such as chess, 电影, 啦啦队, 等等. Hallmark activities include our 44-year-old community service program, 22-year-old diversity 和 global awareness initiatives, 46-year-old outdoor education program 和 32-year participation in The Hague International Model United Nations.

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23

members of the 2022级 were named National Merit Semifinalists 和 another 12 received letters of commendation.  

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For more than a decade, Burroughs has had the highest percentage of semifinalists in the State of Missouri. The median SAT scores for the Class of 2021 were 760 on math 和 720 on E-B reading/writing. The median ACT score was 32.

TOP COLLEGE DESTINATIONS AMONG BURROUGHS' SENIORS FOR THE PAST TEN YEARS

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Our goal is to find the right match for our students, 和, 平均, members of any senior class head to 50 to 60 schools nationwide.

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AVERAGE RATE OF PARENT AND ALUMNI GIVING

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89%

来自父母

30%

校友

If you are new to the independent school world, this may seem like a strange number. But actually, what better measure of parent satisfaction 和 alumni loyalty than voluntary giving? This money is dedicated to the school’s annual operating budget, helping to moderate tuition increases. The NAIS average is 65% from parents 和 18% from alumni.

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$69,411,273

BURROUGHS' ENDOWMENT
(As of May 01, 2021)

$106,787

每个学生